Family Programs

Living History Days at N-YHS
Living History @ Home: An American First—Women and the Vice Presidency
Join us online! | Wednesday, January 20 | 3 pm

Free; all ages  

In 1984, Geraldine Ferraro blazed a trail as the first woman to run as Vice President for a major American political party. Commemorate Kamala Harris’ inauguration as the first female Vice President  with our historical interpreters as they explore how Ferraro helped pave the way. Join us to learn more about the role of the Vice President and test your knowledge during an exciting round of trivia! After the program, visit Women March at New-York Historical  before it closes on Sunday, February 7. Family guides available onsite.

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Image: Pin-back campaign button, N. G. Slater Corporation (founded 1936), 1984. Gift of Marilyn Lutzker, New-York Historical Society, 2000.41

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